Natural hazards teaching resources: Volcanoes

Resources and ideas for geography, natural hazards, volcanoes, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

A Level; case study and landform revision card sorts - coasts, tectonics / hazardous earth

A Level; case study and landform revision card sorts - coasts, tectonics / hazardous earth

These are 3 card sorts, designed to make it easy for students to learn factual information to use in their answers. These can be made into card sorts and solved. Once pupils are familiar with them they can also be given blank grids and asked to fill them in from memory. Card sort 1- coasts case studies (Dubai, Abbotts Hall Farm, Papa Stour and Farewell Spit)Card sort 2 - tectonics and coastal landform facts, to be used in landform explanation questionsCard sort 3 - tectonics case studies (Mt Pinatubo, Mt Ontake, Haiti, Japanese tsunami)

By kath1nunn

A Level; Tectonics / Hazardous Earth -  Carousel

A Level; Tectonics / Hazardous Earth - Carousel

This is a carousel activity consisting of 7 activities that can be put together in a booklet and answer sheets for each activity. At each of the 7 stations place a question sheet and the answer sheet for the previous station. Pupils should spend 5 minutes at each station then go on to the next station and mark and grade their work. Repeat for next 6 stations. this tasks gets pupils to identify precisely gaps in their knowledge and puts the onus on the students during revision, rather than the teacher.

By kath1nunn

A Level; tectonics / hazardous earth  - student revision booklet

A Level; tectonics / hazardous earth - student revision booklet

This is a partially completed booklet for students to fully complete themselves from their notes. They can then used these condensed notes and revise from these. I get the pupils to complete these throughout the course so by the end they have already made their revision notes.

By kath1nunn

Volcanic eruptions research task

Volcanic eruptions research task

A research requiring pupils to research about two different volcanic eruptions - where, why, primary an secondary effects and responses. Pupils can then jigsaw their information and consider similarities and differences between eruptions in following lesson.

By jessgreen17

Volcanic structure and types

Volcanic structure and types

A lesson focusing on the structure of a volcano. The second half of the lesson looks at the two main types of volcanoes (shield and composite). This requires a pair activity.A KS3 lesson but could also be used as a introduction a KS4.

By jessgreen17

Comparing Volcanic eruptions

Comparing Volcanic eruptions

A KS3 lesson comparing volcanic eruptions that pupils researched in prior lesson. Any two case can used though. A jigsaw based activity requires pupils to teach eachother about eruptions and the consider differences and similarities. Following this is a recap of whole unit Who wants to be a millionaire quiz.

By jessgreen17

KS1 and KS2 Themes Bundle - Spelling  Board Game

KS1 and KS2 Themes Bundle - Spelling Board Game

Fun and exciting Spelling Board Game 15 different themes: World Countries, Dinosaurs, Rivers, Adverbs, Pirates, Circus, Landforms,Plants.... Enlarge A4 to A3 playing board Extra large playing board 89cm x 63cm (needs assembling), or use as a dazzling wall display Ticks all the curriculum learning objective boxes✔ Brilliant resource as a stimulating lesson opener, or as an eagerly awaited, last lesson of the day! Extremely valuable opportunity to enhance themed Vocabulary building Suitable for Year 3,4,5 Starter words game cards Blank spelling template to create your own words Certificate template for competition winners ✔✔ Absolutely something for everyone and every class

By pjmcc2

Volcanoes - Spelling - Board Game

Volcanoes - Spelling - Board Game

Game instruction guideYears 4,5,6Brilliant resource as a lesson opener, or as a last lesson of the day!Extremely valuable opportunity to enhance themed Vocabulary buildingEnlarge A4 to A3 playing boardExtra large playing board 89cm x 63 cm (needs assembling), or use it as an exciting wall display16 Volcano starter words: eruption, atmosphere, igneous....A blank Volcano name spelling template to create your own wordsCertificate template for winners✔✔ Something for every class

By pjmcc2

Plate Tectonics IGCSE 2.1 Entire Lesson Sequence (9 lessons)

Plate Tectonics IGCSE 2.1 Entire Lesson Sequence (9 lessons)

Designed to cover the entire content on plate Tectonics (Unit 2.1) for the Cambridge IGCSE. Can easily be adapted to younger years. Delivered originally in Malaysia, so is suitable for EAL learners.Comes with handy revision sheets which allows students to make appropriate and succinct notes that helps them when revising. Features EdPuzzle and Kahoot quizzes.Nine lessons for the price of one.

By hrwilkinson

Earthquakes & Avalanches & Volcanoes

Earthquakes & Avalanches & Volcanoes

Three data capture sheets for research on Volcanoes, Avalanches and Earthquakes, useful for both KS3 and KS4; the worksheets can be used as a writing frame for video notes, Internet research or Library research.

By mullarkey

Volcano quiz

Volcano quiz

This volcano quiz is aimed at pupils in Years 5-8 and it covers the following areas of the topic, volcanoes:- Definition of key terms, - Marking and naming an example studied on a map- Labelling the parts of a volcano- Identifying the different types of volcano- Describing a volcanic eruption- Drawing a labelled diagram explaining how volcanoes are formed- Knowing about basic plate tectonics and different plate boundaries- The benefits of living near to volcanoesIt is child friendly and comes complete with a mark scheme.

By idj

Volcano teaching resources bundle

Volcano teaching resources bundle

This teaching resources bundle offers a great way to save money as it includes three great resources, budled together with a great discount. - Volcano worksheets complete with answer key £4 - Volcano quiz complete with answer key £2 - Volcano class display pictures and words £2 List price =£8. Bundle price, only £6.00 Saving 25%

By idj

GCSE Geography-Case Study Revision Booklet 2017 - A*

GCSE Geography-Case Study Revision Booklet 2017 - A*

This booklet is filled with all the necessary details, to ensure that your students have the best access to revision resources and materials. Included in this booklet, are a plethora of highly detailed case studies, facts, statistics and locations. The topics which are covered:Water on the LandRestless EarthWeather and ClimateTourismPopulation ChangeChanging Urban Environments

By harroopb

GCSE-Restless Earth-Revision Notes-AQA

GCSE-Restless Earth-Revision Notes-AQA

A plethora of highly detailed revision notes for a student studying geography. These notes include precise statistics and facts, guaranteeing success.There are 9 pages of notes, with 36 revision cards. Case Studies Included:YellowstoneSt Helens VolcanoKobe EarthquakeNepal EarthquakeAndesJapan Tsunami

By harroopb

KS2  Diary Account of the eruption of Vesuvius, Pompeii.

KS2 Diary Account of the eruption of Vesuvius, Pompeii.

KS2 Pompeii Diary example.Set in August 79AD, Gaius Marius writes about his observations as Vesuvius erupts over Pompeii. This example demonstrates features of a diary and acts as a recount of the event including personal feelings and points of view.Useful in the lesson for pupils to use to identify features and structure of diary writing or as a Recount Checklist activity. Can be used in cross curricular History topic on Roman life or Geography volcanoes.

By newromantic

Volcanoes PowerPoint

Volcanoes PowerPoint

Learn all about volcanoes with this 26 slide animated PowerPoint. Informative text on volcano types and shapes, how and what is an eruption, how eruptions are measured, the difference between lava and magma, fun facts, famous volcanoes and more. Includes video link to Mt. St. Helens eruption, and a video clip of an underwater volcano erupting. ©2016 HappyEdugator. This product is the intellectual property of Deborah Hayes aka HappyEdugator.

By Happyedugator

Mountain Bundle

Mountain Bundle

Are you interest in mountains? These images are designed to be used both as an easy way of creating a display and also a starting point for discussions about mountains. Can you find the different mountains shown? How many different mountain sports have your class tried? These could be a perfect resource for a data handling class.

By peterfogarty

KS3 Geography Homework Booklets

KS3 Geography Homework Booklets

This is a collection of homework booklets designed for KS3 Geography students. There are a range of topics included in this bundle. Each homework booklet is full of tasks and activities designed to consolidate classroom learning. This is ready-to-go homework that is extremely easy to set for the teacher! ENJOY!

By dunnsean

KS3 Plate Tectonics Homework Booklet

KS3 Plate Tectonics Homework Booklet

Homework booklet designed for KS3 Geography. This is for a Plate Tectonics topic. It has been fully prepared with independent study tasks for students to complete at home to consolidate their classroom learning. The only change you will need to make is the department logo on the front cover.

By dunnsean

Plate Tectonics

Plate Tectonics

A comprehensive tectonics unit of work with resources, links, pictures, diagrams.Structure of the earth, destructive, constructive, conservative plate margins, hotspots, rift valleys, lava characteristics, volcanoes, earthquakes, LEDC/LIC case studies, MEDC/HIC case studies, comparison, exam technique & examples, minor intrusive, minor extrusive, seismic waves, super volcanoes, richter & mercalli scalesSuitable for KS5, KS4, with a little modification KS3

By jmcilvee1

What are hazards?

What are hazards?

1 x lesson for the Edexcel GCSE module Hazardous Earth.For more resources visit thisisgeography.co.ukFull module available for £10

By thisisgeography